2013 Halloween Edition of pointBlankRadio on UIC RadioHosted by Andrew Blank Disclaimer: this isn't a storytelling radio show but a music based one. The review below is...misguided. 1. Nervous Norvus - The Fang 2. Tom Waits - Missing My Son 3. Karen Elson - The Ghost Who Walks 4. Peter Stampfel - Werewolf 5. Michael Hurley - Light Green Fellow6. The Gothic Archies - Crows 7. Daniel Johnston - Casper The Friendly Ghost8. Dead Man's Bones - My Body's A Zombie For You... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: pointblank radio, uic radio, andrew blank, a troubled resting place, coldwave, new wave,...
Also known as Born for Hell, this film is loosely based on the notorious Richard Speck murders, this is the grim tale of a disturbed Vietnam vet returning home via Belfast, who invades a house shared by eight nurses and proceeds to terrorize and murder them. ( 1 reviews )
This is an expanded version of an earlier release, "Teenagers Battle the Thing". The new scenes were added almost 14 years after the film was shot in 1958. This version is in color. ( 3 reviews ) Topics: horror, sci-fi, feature films
aka Born For Hell, Loosely based on the notorious Richard Speck murders, this is the grim tale of a disturbed Vietnam vet returning home via Belfast, who invades a house shared by eight nurses and proceeds to terrorize and murder them. ( 2 reviews )
One hundred American Thanksgiving holiday-themed OTR shows and/or V-Discs. Happy Thanksgiving, whenever it is that your particular country celebrates gratitude. :) These are not from the PC-era so, warning. (Any error or typo is mine.) ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Thanksgiving, OTR, Old Time Radio, Turkey Day, Turkey
This is a real Gem not often seen during the Christmas Holidays. The last time I had seen it was in 1982. It was created by Hugh Harman. I searched for many moons to find it in its full splendor. First time I had seen it was on Mr. Cartoon during a Christmas Episode in 1961. ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Christmas cartoons, Hugh Harman, MGM, Classic Cartoons, Christmas
A Christmas episode of "The Liberace Show" from 1954. This series featured piano player Liberace. The episode contains him mostly playing the piano with a handful of singing moments. Uploaded in 512Kb format because of my extremely slow internet connection. ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, TV, Television, Classic Television, Popular Music, Piano, Piano Player, Pianist, 50s,...
 VHS Rip Narrator Rod Serling...Three story's "based on actual events" actually they are urban legends. First, three college students play a prank on a geeky classmate mother gets revenge Next, a ghoulish sound emanates from a mist-shrouded hole Finally, a senator returning home from a party finds a lost girl on a bridge ( 4 reviews ) Topics: full movie, horror, mystery, witches, prank, anthology, Rod Serling, urban legends
A mummified ape man is brought back to life and wreaks havok. This movie was shot in 1958 and is black and white. A later version of this film was released in color with a half hour of new scenes shot in 1972 added and titled "Curse Of Bigfoot". ( 4 reviews ) Topics: horror, scifi, feature films
An episode of "Your Hit Parade" from the 24th December 1955. This NBC series presented the cast performing covers of pop chart hits. This episode has excellent production values and one of the worst commercials of all time. Also one of the few episodes of this series with an actual guest star. Main Singers are Dorothy Collins, Snooky Lanson, Russell Arms, and Gisele MacKenzie. ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, Television, 50s, 50's, 1950s, 1950's, Fifties, Christmas, Popular Music, Advertising,...
Incredibly stupid and silly sci-fi flick about a dorky young man who starts to investigate UFO's and then hears strange noises coming from a local lake where it was reported decades earlier that a spaceship crashed. ( 5 reviews ) Topic: Sci-Fi
A disturbed boy kills his father with his farm tractor and his arm is mangled in the process. He's taken to a mental hospital where he's outfitted with a hook to replace his lost hand and, years later, he's eventually released from the asylum. He returns home to find his mother has remarried, which sets him off on a murderous rampage. ( 6 reviews ) Topics: Horror, Thriller
Loosely based on the notorious Richard Speck murders, this is the grim tale of a disturbed Vietnam vet returning home via Belfast, who invades a house shared by eight nurses and proceeds to terrorize and murder them. - IMDB Description ( 7 reviews ) Topics: Horror, Born for Hell, Movie Powder, avi
HERE ARE SOME WONDERFUL EPISODES OF THE CBC RADIO SHOW "NIGHTFALL" A WONDERFUL RADIO PROGRAM FROM THE 1980'S- ENJOY! *There will be more episodes to come so check back soon! ( 12 reviews ) Topics: NIGHTFALL, OTR, CANADIAN RADIO SHOW, HORROR OLD TIME RADIO, CBC
Produced by the Highway Safety Foundation in 1964, this shocking film deals with a subject quite taboo for its time. The short serves as a dramatized warning, ending with graphic case studies. Unlike the driver's education films produced by the same company, this film was apparently issued for only a short time before being withdrawn. **CONTENT ADVISORY: Crime scene footage at end will upset some people** ( 62 reviews ) Topics: educational, social issues, criminal